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14 April 2017
The paper coauthored by Yaroslav Kudryavtsev "Ordering of anisotropic nanoparticles in diblock copolymer lamellae: Simulations with dissipative particle dynamics and a molecular theory" has been published in J. Chem. Phys.

30 March 2017
The date of Salim Maduar's Ph.D. defense has been announced. It will be held on June 8th at Physical Department of Moscow State University at 17-00. The thesis can be found here.

22 December 2016
Congratulations to Salim Maduar who received V.A.Kistyakovsky award and Alexander Dubov who received M.M.Dubinin award for their reports at the Conference of young scientists of the A.N.Frumkin Institute of Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry!

6 December 2016
The paper by Taras Molotilin, Vladimir Lobaskin, and Olga Vinogradova "Electrophoresis of Janus Particles: a Molecular Dynamics simulation study" has been accepted for publication in J. Chem. Phys.

14 November 2016
Congratulations to the L’Oreal-UNESCO 2016 National Fellows who were announced at an award ceremony in Moscow! The program is part of L’Oreal’s global support for women in science. Olga Vinogradova was invited to the event as a special guest.

14 October 2016
The paper coauthored by Salim Maduar and Olga Vinogradova "Manipulation of small particles at solid liquid interface: light driven diffusioosmosis" has been accepted for publication in Sci. Rep.

7 October 2016
The paper by Salim Maduar and Olga Vinogradova "Electrostatic Interactions and Electro-osmotic Properties of Semipermeable Surfaces" has been accepted for publication in J. Chem. Phys.

21 July 2016
The paper by Tatiana Nizkaya, Alexander Dubov and Olga Vinogradova "Probing effective slippage on superhydrophobic stripes by atomic force microscopy" has been accepted for publication in Soft Matter.

7 July 2016
Evgeny Asmolov has been appointed as a leading research fellow at IPCE. Congratulations!

15 April 2016


Congratulations to Evgeny Asmolov on a successful D.Sci. (Habilitation) defense!

17 March 2016


Congratulations to Alexander Dubov on a successful Ph.D. defense!

23 December 2015
Congratulations to Polikarp Kolesov and Tatiana Morozova on successful diploma defense!

23 November 2015


The L’Oreal-UNESCO 2015 National Fellows were announced at an award ceremony in Moscow. The program is part of L’Oreal’s global support for women in science. Fellows were selected by a panel of eminent scientists, including Olga Vinogradova.

13 October 2015
Salim Maduar has received the 2015/2016 President's scholarship for PhD students!. Congratulations!

9 June 2015
The paper by Alexander Dubov and Olga Vinogradova "Regimes of Wetting Transitions on Superhydrophobic Textures Conditioned by Energy of Receding Contact Lines" has been accepted for publication in Applied Physics Letters.

13 May 2015
The paper by Evgeny Asmolov, Alexander Dubov, Tatiana Nizkaya, and Olga Vinogradova "Principles of transverse flow fractionation of microparticles in superhydrophobic channels" has been accepted for publication in Lab on a Chip.

16 March 2015
The paper by Tatiana Nizkaya, Evgeny Asmolov, and Olga Vinogradova "Flows and mixing in channels with misaligned superhydrophobic walls" has been accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. E.

19 February 2015
The paper by Salim Maduar, Alexey Belyaev, Vladimir Lobaskin and Olga Vinogradova "Electro-hydrodynamics near Hydrophobic Surfaces" has been accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. Lett.

18 February 2015
Congratulations to Alexander Dubov and Polikarp Kolesov who received individual grants from Dmitry Zimin Dynasty Foundation!

5 December 2014
Congratulations to Alexander Dubov who received V.A.Kistyakovsky award for his report at the Conference of young scientists of the A.N.Frumkin Institute of Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry! We also congratulate Taras Molotilin on his 2nd place at the same event.

13 October 2014
Salim Maduar has received the 2014 A.N.Frumkin Award "for the best PhD student work in the electrochemistry related areas" for the paper "Electrostatic interaction of heterogeneously charged surfaces with semipermeable membranes" by Salim Maduar, Vladimir Lobaskin and Olga Vinogradova. Congratulations!

1 October 2014
The paper by Tatiana Nizkaya, Evgeny Asmolov and Olga Vinogradova "Gas cushion model and hydrodynamic boundary conditions for superhydrophobic textures" has been accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. E

30 July 2014
The paper by Salim Maduar and Olga Vinogradova "Disjoining Pressure of an Electrolyte Film Confined between Semipermeable Membranes" has been accepted for publication in J. Chem. Phys.

21 July 2014
The paper co-authored by Alexander Dubov and Olga Vinogradova "Contact Angle Hysteresis on Superhydrophobic Stripes" has been accepted for publication in J. Chem. Phys.

4 February 2014
The lecture by Olga Vinogradova on superhydrophobic surfaces at Russia-K.

30 December 2013
The paper by Evgeny Asmolov, Alexander Dubov, and Olga Vinogradova "Lattice-Boltzmann simulations of the drag force on a sphere approaching a superhydrophobic striped plane" has been accepted for publication in J. Chem. Phys.

28 November 2013
Congratulations to Tatyana Nizkaya and Taras Molotilin on the 2nd place at the Conference of young scientists of the A.N.Frumkin Institute of Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry!

15 November 2013
The paper co-authored by Alexander Dubov "Superhydrophobic silica surfaces: fabrication and stability" has appeared in Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering.

12 November 2013


The ten L’Oreal-UNESCO 2013 National Fellows were announced at an award ceremony in Moscow. The program is part of L’Oreal’s global support for women in science. Fellows were selected from more than 500 applicants by a panel of eminent scientists, including Olga Vinogradova.

17 October 2013
The paper by Evgeny Asmolov and Olga Vinogradova "Effective slippage on superhydrophobic trapezoidal grooves" has been accepted for publication in J. Chem. Phys.

11 October 2013
The paper by Tatiana Nizkaya, Evgeny Asmolov and Olga Vinogradova "Flow in channels with superhydrophobic trapezoidal textures" has been accepted for publication in Soft Matter.
26 July 2013
The paper co-authored by Evgeny Asmolov and Olga Vinogradova "Effective slip-length tensor for a flow over weakly slipping stripes" has been accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. E.

17 July 2013
The paper by Salim Maduar, Vladimir Lobaskin and Olga Vinogradova "Electrostatic interaction of heterogeneously charged surfaces with semipermeable membranes" has been accepted for publication in Faraday Discussions.

5 June 2013
Congratulations to Taras Molotilin on excellent Diploma defence!

1 May 2013
Olga Vinogradova and Alexei Belyaev have published the chapter "Wetting, Roughness, and Hydrodynamic Slip" at the "Nanoscale liquid interfaces" book.

13 February 2013
The paper by Evgeny Asmolov and Olga Vinogradova "Flow past superhydrophobic surfaces with cosine variation in local slip length" has been published in Phys. Rev. E!

8 January 2013
The paper co-authored by Evgeny Asmolov and Olga Vinogradova "Effective hydrodynamic boundary conditions for microtextured surfaces" has been published in Phys. Rev. E as a Rapid Communication!

28 November 2012
Congratulations to Salim Maduar and Taras Molotilin on the 2nd place at the Conference of young scientists of the A.N.Frumkin Institute of Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry!

24 October 2012
Congratulations to Alexei Belyaev on a PhD defence!

20 October 2012
The paper co-authored by Evgeny Demekhin "Competition between Dukhin's and Rubinstein's electrokinetic modes" has been published in Phys. Rev. E!

16 October 2012
The paper "Superhydrophobic textures for microfluidics" by Olga Vinogradova and Alexander Dubov has been published in Mendeleev Communications with a cover page.


15 October 2012
Olga Vinogradova has been elected to Academia Europaea, an eminent organization for European scholars. Academia Europaea members are scientists who collectively aim to promote learning, education and research. Membership of the organisation recognises an individuals as one of the top researchers in Europe

15 September 2012
Despite its relatively small size, our laboratory has now the h-index of 50, which is better than for most of the Russian labs and comparable with the best groups in Europe.

29 August 2012
Congratulations to Alexander Potapov on excellent Diploma defence!

15 July 2012
Olga Vinogradova became a member of the Mediterranean Institute of Fundamental Physics.

15 June 2012
The paper by Vladimir Lobaskin, Artem Bogdanov, and Olga Vinogradova "Interactions of neutral semipermeable shells in asymmetric electrolyte solutions" has been accepted for publication in Soft Matter!

6 June 2012
A new academic success story from our group: Roumen Tsekov (guest scientist 2007-2009) was elected as a Head of Department of Physical Chemistry (Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy) at the University of Sofia. Congratulations!

6 June 2012
Congratulations to Salim Maduar on excellent Diploma defence!

4 June 2012
Congratulations to Stanislav Terekhov on excellent Diploma defence!

11 May 2012
Our paper "Effective slip boundary conditions for arbitrary 1D surfaces" has been accepted for publication in J. Fluid Mech. Congratulations to Evgeny Asmolov and Olga Vinogradova!

2 May 2012
Our paper "Anisotropic flow in striped superhydrophobic channels" has been accepted for publication in J. Chem. Phys. Congratulations to Aleksey Belyaev and Olga Vinogradova!

15 February 2012
Congratulations to Alexey Belyaev with the awarded grant of the Dynasty Foundation for graduate students and nondegreed scientists specializing in theoretical physics!

1 February 2012
Congratulations to Alexey Belyaev with the award of the Grant of the Goverment of Russia for Ph.D. students!

17 January 2012
Our paper "Tensorial slip of super-hydrophobic channels" has been accepted for publication in Phys. Rev. E. Congratulations to Aleksey Belyaev and Olga Vinogradova!

10 January 2012
The paper "Elastic instability and contact angles on hydrophobic surfaces with periodic textures" has appeared in Europhysics Letters. Congratulations to Alexander Dubov!

20 December 2011
Our paper "Electrostatic interaction of neutral semi-permeable membranes" is accepted by J. Chem. Phys. Congratulations to Artem Bogdanov, Vladimir Lobaskin, and Olga Vinogradova!

7 December 2011
Congratulations to Alexander Potapov with the 3rd place at the Conference of young scientists of the A.N.Frumkin Institute of Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry!

11 October 2011
Aleksey Belyaev has received the 2011 A.N.Frumkin Award "for the best PhD student work in the electrochemistry related areas" for the paper "Electro-osmosis on Anisotropic Super-hydrophobic Surfaces" by Aleksey Belyaev and Olga Vinogradova. Congratulations!

30 August 2011
The paper "Drag Force on a Sphere Moving Toward an Anisotropic Super-hydrophobic plane" by Evgeny Asmolov, Aleksey Belyaev and Olga Vinogradova has appeared in Phys. Rev. E

26 August 11
The paper "Electro-osmosis on Anisotropic Super-hydrophobic Surfaces" by Aleksey Belyaev and Olga Vinogradova has appeared in Phys. Rev. Lett. Congratulations!

3 June 2011
Congratulations to Alexander Dubov with excellent M.Sci. defence!